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What is Reactive Programming?



Evgeny Poberezkin discusses the evolution of both the definition and implementations of Reactive Programming and how they have been converging in building responsive applications.


Evgeny Poberezkin is the Head of Development at MailOnline, where he leads the team of software engineers who develop and maintain in-house, cutting-edge news authoring and publishing web/mobile platform used by 800 editors and journalists in London, New York, Los Angeles and Sydney to publish 2000+ articles and 700+ videos every day. Evgeny co-created the milo.js framework and created ajv.

About the conference

It's all about Containers, Serverless and Reactive Programming right now! ProgSCon London will explore these trends through engaging talks delivered by leading industry experts. Several talks will also feature various aspect of Blockchain, Microservices and Big Data. If you are a software developer looking to sharpen your skills and learn from the best in the industry, then ProgSCon London 2017 is the place you need to be at!

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Sep 24, 2017

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  • To Evgeny Poberezkin

    by Jaafar Hamza,

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    To Evgeny Poberezkin, Knowing What is Reactive Programming? is interesting even important but please be more reactive when you speak

  • I think it is good but maybe not for everyone

    by Surasin Tancharoen,

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    The presentation is quite academic. I think the point of the presenter is that "the definitions of reactive programming are not the same from academic's perspective vs framework's perspective. Even each framework has different definitions."

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